Thread Title Description Tags Added Score October 2008 2723443 Original player races /tg/ shows that it can come up with fresh ideas, some of which are pretty good. original, races 2008-10-03 3 January 2009 3495494 Refluffing 4e Races An anon's attempt at making some of the more underappreciated 4e races actually good (eladrin as aliens who want to be a PC race, dragonborn as an ancient, dwindling race with much political infighting and ancient legends, tieflings as living seals against the infernal powers, halflings as wanderlusty nomads and freelancers with strange burial customs).
4e trolls are throughoutly ignored, and once again /tg/ gets some shit done. D&D 4e races 2009-01-23 2 May 2009 4616722 Favorite race from anything fa/tg/uys discuss their favourite races from races 2009-05-21 1 November 2009 6724426 Elves and dwarves Some alternative ideas about elven and dwarven physiology. elf, dwarf, homebrew, races 2009-11-16 1 6902634 Refluffed races What starts out as someone trying to put an interesting spin on dwarves soon becomes a refluffing of all the races. Dragonborn that have nothing to do with dragons and dwarves that turn into statues when they die. fluff, races, fantasy, dnd, dorf 2009-11-28 2 March 2010 8662874 Eloquent Discussion It starts out with a Troll attempt and eventually turns into a quite good conversation about the rise of nations and monster-races. Monster Races, Eloquent, Troll, Furfaggotry, Nations 2010-03-19 0 December 2010 13333975 Six races A bunch of fa/tg/uys come up with alternate races for a fantasy setting. races, goblins, brainstorming 2010-12-30 1 January 2011 13573887 Pirates and Krakens 2 Second thread on Ocean Punk 4E setting. Brainstorm and critique of race stats, re-thinking setting geography. 4E setting homebrew pirates merfolk races 2011-01-19 2 February 2011 13831467 The Lime-Flavored Campaign In which /tg/ makes widely varied pc's with one thing in common...they're all gelatinous cubes. Gelatinous cubes, cube, races 2011-02-09 5 13851937 So, /tg/, my DM hates dwarves... OP comes to us talking about his DM and the attempt to make new races to replace "stereotype" ones like elves and dwarves. A debate begins on the merits of originality vs established ideas, and how dwarves (and other classic races) can be awesome without being cliche. races, elves, dwarves, orcs, creativity, tropes 2011-02-10 0 November 2011 16991398 Weird, creative races! A selection of weird races for a weird world that is just beginning. Seems neat. lizardpeople, lobster merchants, blade monks, races 2011-11-22 16 January 2013 22408772 Acid Trip - The World A land being created, truelly wonderful and weird. Ancient races, obelisks and sky elves OH MY! World Building, - Acid Trip, - Sky Elves, - Ancient Races, 2013-01-05 12 22424863 Acid Trip - The World Thread #2 A land being created, truelly wonderful and weird. In todays episode; the fluffing of the ancient races, the adding of new races to the world and other shananigans World Building, Acid Trip, Ancient Races, 2013-01-06 15 September 2013 26897383 Primordial Evo Setting Discussion Discussing information on the creatures and cultures of Borgas IV, as well as giving 3.5 stats to some of the races. Setting, Discussion, Primordial, Evolution, Collective Game, homebrew, races 2013-09-09 1 January 2014 29728264 Gnoll Society Worldbuilding Discussion on what gnoll society should be like, taking inspiration from the hyena and writing some interesting mythology. worldbuilding, gnoll, gnoll society, hyena, D&D, races, pseudopenis 2014-01-23 5 March 2015 38692968 /tg/ shows off homebrew races Catfolk, birdfolk, monkeys, pigs, bugs, and more, plus unique takes on men, elves, and dwarves races, homebrew, creativity 2015-03-14 3 August 2015 41571465 The Cuisine of Fantastical Races A thread is had in which the food and drink preferences of Gnomes, Dwarves, Elves, Men, Orcs and other fantastical races is discussed at length. Some real world recipes are mulled over as well. worldbuilding, culture, food, drink, fantasy races, cooking, discussion 2015-08-01 10 January 2016 44998926 Original Monsters and PC Species /tg/ invents various bizarre monsters and sentient species. monster, monsters, species, races, worldbuilding, 2016-01-26 2 November 2016 50240157 Original Races besides the traditional orcs/elves/dwarves combo OP asks /tg/ for their ideas for new player races. Interesting worldbuilding and in-setting mythology result. races, species, worldbuilding, monsters, setting, mythology, ghouls, neon nightmare, 2016-11-18 8 March 2017 52252594 original fantasy races /tg/ worldbuilds ideas for original fantasy races and what their cultures might be like. species, races, worldbuilding, fantasy, setting 2017-03-30 4 September 2017 55616194 Journey to the West as a setting Expanding thread 51665650, now defining races chinese, races, journey to the west 2017-09-29 3 August 2018 61017447 New xeno races in 40k Ideas for new xeno races and factions in the 41st Millennium. worldbuilding, 40k, xenos, species, races, factions, 2018-08-02 1 61149136 fish people discussion and worldbuilding /tg/ brainstorms ideas for aquatic and amphibious sentient races. worldbuilding, ocean, aquatic, amphibious, species, races, deep ones, mermaids, underwater vore hell, 2018-08-11 1 September 2018 61966611 Dwarven Subraces/Cultures A fantastically comfy and productive thread discussing all the flavors and permutations dwarves can have and some other interesting concepts Dwarf, Worldbuilding, Discussion, Lore, Resource, Dwarven, Subraces 2018-09-16 14 April 2019 65610037 Making better monsters and people Anons create a bunch of races and monsters based on living and extinct animals, speculative evolution and some alien influences World building, Original, Dinosaurs, Races, Monsters, Evolution, Discussion 2019-04-17 6 March 2020 71372884 Freaks races in RPGs, yes or no ? A discussion about freak races evolving into an amazing translation of an artists worldbuilding. Freaks, freak, races, art, rust world, uhia, utlh, translation, frog, french 2020-03-12 4 October 2020 75487733 Frog World Amphibian focused Fantasy Worldbuilding world building, fantasy, setting, original, races 2020-10-22 2 March 2021 78221475 Fantasy Race Street Food What do the various classic races have for street food? Lore, fantasy, food, discussion, urban, races 2021-03-23 2 78136134 Races Based on Art Styles How surrealist can your art movement get before it manifests in non-Euclidean ways? races, art movements, worldbuilding, history 2021-03-23 21